Rochester Art Center (RAC) is pleased to announce a series of artist talks entitled Popular Culture in Art Today. RAC is hosting five Minnesota artists with works in the current exhibition Andy Warhol: Minnesota Goes Pop. This series explores how popular culture is interpreted by contemporary artists and is made possible through a generous donation from the Allen Family Fund.
Join us on April 14 at 11:30 for a discussion between artist Katayoun Amjadi and exhibition curator Sheila Dickinson.
Katyoun Amjadi is an Iranian born sculptor and ceramist. She is currently completing her Master in Fine Art at the University of Minnesota.
Dr. Sheila Dickinson is currently a guest curator at Rochester Art Center. She has taught modern and contemporary art history for fifteen years, writes regularly for Hyperallergic, Artforum and ArtNews. She has a PhD in Art History from University College Dublin.
Katayoun Amjadi, Nightingale and Rose, 2016, Five figures of cast porcelain, gold luster, and decals.